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Table 1 Description of study animals

From: Eprinomectin pour-on (EPRINEX® Pour-on, Merial): efficacy against gastrointestinal and pulmonary nematodes and pharmacokinetics in sheep

Study Number of animals Breed Sex Age (range) Pre-treatment (Days −5 to −1) body weight (kg), range)
1 20 Merino Male ~5–6 months 33.2–46.0
2 20 Merino Cross Femalea ~3–6 years 37.4–76.2
3, Site 1, Germany 1 48 Merino x Ile de France Female ~6 months 25.2–44.2
3, Site 2, Germany 2 52 Merino Femalea ~2–7 years 37.8–81.6
3, Site 3, Italy 1 48 Bagnolese (44),
Lacaune x Bagnolese (4)
Male (3), female (45)b ~1–6 years 55.5–104.7
3, Site 4, Italy 2 48 Bagnolese (26), Lacaune (16), Sarda x Bagnolese (5),
Lacaune x Bagnolese (1)
Femalec ~2–6 years 40.2–71.4
4 8 Merino Cross Femalea ~4.5 years 66.8–101.8
  1. aDry, not pregnant
  2. bDry, not pregnant (15); dry, pregnant (9); lactating, not pregnant (21)
  3. cLactating, not pregnant